Archives for September 2013

Starting to Look Like Writers

Well, we just finished week 4 of school.  Still in that good day - bad day routine but this week I'm going to lay part of the blame on the weather.  If you've been teaching for any amount of time you know that changes in weather means changes in students!  Despite the not so great ... READ the POST

Too Much Glue!

Too Much Glue!  No that is not what I was saying as we learned about using glue bottles in the classroom.  It is a brand new book out by author Jason Lefebvre. When I first ran across this book I knew that I had to have it for the beginning of the school year.  This was a perfect addition ... READ the POST

Welcome to My Eric Carle Classroom Tour

I have to say that I LOVE my classroom this year and I am really excited to give you this virtual classroom tour!  I used the same Eric Carle classroom theme as last year, but it just feels different this year.  I don't know what it is, it just works for me.   I love the colors, the setup and the ... READ the POST

First Day (I mean Week) of School

Written on  Monday, August 26, 2013 (before I finally gave in to my exhaustion): Today was the first day of school.  Wow - I forgot how exhausting the first day of kindergarten can be!  Seeing that it's 8:30 p.m. and I would love to crawl in bed, how about a picture tour of my classroom instead. ... READ the POST


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